Restrictive copyright laws create legal barriers to using resources for education, research and socio-economic development. This can have significant consequences for people who use libraries in developing and transition economy countries, where the ability to produce and use knowledge is a major factor in development.

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At WIPO’s Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR/42) that took (...)
We are pleased to announce the publication of our 2021 Annual Report, in which we (...)
The 42nd session of WIPO's Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR (...)

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Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, reports on recent (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, reports from the (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, looks forward to the (...)

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The WIPO Assemblies are the main policy and decision making bodies of WIPO (the (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and LIbraries Programme Manager, will attend a one- (...)
EIFL-IP IN ACTION
Library services in Poland enter the twenty-first (...)
EIFL is working towards an international copyright (...)
EIFL supports the Marrakesh Treaty and its impleme (...)